Paris with kids 

Visit Paris with kids. Enjoy a family trip in Paris. Find kids activities, things to do, museums, attractions in Paris for all family. Find events in Paris that are suitable for your children. Most monuments and museums in Paris have kids activities. Ask for maps, games and tours. The Great Gallery of Evolution, the National Museum of Natural History are ones of the best kid attractions in Paris. Discover Paris for kids, trade shows, fairs, shows, parades, festivals, funfair...

Tour Eiffel

The Eiffel Tower is the best attraction for kids in Paris. Go to the first floor (either take the stairs or the elevator). Pick up a game book called Follow Gus. Gus is a likable fellow, curious and energetic guy. This 12-step discovery requires that you ask and answer questions about the history and mystery behind the Eiffel Tower.

Museum Grevin

The Museum Grevin has a unique display of 300 wax figures. It's fun to see Philippe Starck, Barack Obama, Celine Dion and many other famous people made with wax. They look so real. Address: Musee Grevin, 10 boulevard Montmartre 75009 Paris. Metro Grands Boulevards.

Parc de la Villette

The Cite des sciences is a 35 acre park with a huge playground for 3 to 11 years old. There is a High tech museum. The Geode is an enormous globe that houses an IMAX 3D.

Events at La Villette Paris:

  • Cie Roseland Musical: Grande halle de La Villette May 3 to 5, 2018
  • Barbadas & the Académie équestre de Versailles: La Villette May 15 to 20, 2018
  • Musicora: La Villette Paris Juin 1 to 3, 2018
  • Comic con Paris 2018: La Grande Halle de la Villette October 26 to 28, 2018

Musée de la Magie

Your child likes magic tricks! Discover seven rooms, a large collection of antiques objects wands, boxes of secrets, magic hat. Find here magic shows, for kids and grown-up. Optical illusions, automate, interactive games for children. Address: Musee de la magie 11 rue Saint-Paul 75004 Paris. Metro Saint Paul.

Musée National d'Histoire naturelle

Discover a large collection of 7000 different species including extinct, endangered animals and species of marine and terrestrial worlds at the  National Museum of Natural History. Address: 57 rue Cuvier 75005 Paris. Metro Jussieu

Centre Georges Pompidou

Paris with Kids, surprised them with Beaubourg Centre. Amazing architecture and fun ride, external escalator to the children gallery. Take some time, watch some performances outside, fire breathing, huge bubbles blower...  

Address: 19 rue de Beaubourg Paris 4th arrondissement. Metro: Hotel de Ville.

Disneyland Paris 2018

If you really want to make your kids happy, go to Disneyland Paris for the day. Disneyland Paris is the best kids park located near Paris. Something sensational is taking over Disneyland Paris, the celebration 25 years of magic. New Disney illuminations, Disney Stars on Parade, Star tours.

Save Up at
  • Season of the Force : Star Wars in Disneyland Paris January 13 to March 25, 2018
  • Disney FanDaze Inaugural Party: June 2, 2018
  • Disneyland Paris Magic Run Weekend 2018 September 20 to 23, 2018
Eiffel Tower with kids

Events in Paris with kids

The Grande Parade in Paris on New Year's Day on January 1st on the avenue des Champs-Elysees.

Paris Dog Show: January 6, 7, 2018 at the Parc des Expositions du Bourget. Discovery dogs breeds, dressage demonstrations...

Exhibition on Meteorites in the Grand Hall of Evolution of the National Museum of Natural History until June 10, 2018

Festival Mondial du Cirque de Demain in February 1 to 4, 2018. Cirque Phoenix Paris 12th.

Carnaval de Paris: February 11, 2018. Promenade du Boeuf Gras. Location: Place Gambetta to Place de la Republique.

Ice skating in Paris: ice rink on top of the Tower Montparnasse in February March.

Celebrate with your kids, the Chinese New Year in February 16, 2018. Chinese events in Paris.

Chinese New Year Parade in Paris: Where is the parade? In Paris 13th arrondissement. 

Le Salon de l'Agriculture in Paris is one of the most famous trade shows, kids fair in Paris. The Agricultural Show is on February 25 to March 5, 2018. Event with 4000 animals, competitions and races.

Foire du Trone is a fun funfair in Paris from March 30 to May 27, 2018. Kids love the funfairs in Paris! Address: Pelouse de Reuilly, Bois de Vincennes.

Easter egg hunts in Paris in April in the Jardin des Champs-Elysees, Montmartre (place du Tertre, Musee de Montmartre), Jardin d'Acclimatation, Bercy Village, Champs-de-Mars.

Chiens & chats L'Expo: do you want to know more about dogs and cats behaviour? Expo in the City of Science and Industry Paris. Dogs and cats expo, behaviour, difference, performance...

No Finish Line:  kids run Champs-de-Mars on May 2 to 6, 2018.

Le Salon Toymania, Paris antique toys, toys collections, a fair in Paris on May 27, 2018 at the Palais des Congres Paris.

Nuit des Musees, free museums entrance on May 19, 2018. Free entrance to Museums at night. They will stay open late.

Les Pestacles: kids entertainment on the Esplanade Chateau de Vincennes from June to September.

Paris Carnival Tropical on July 1, 2018.

Disney FanDaze Inaugural Party: June 2, 2018. Location: Disneyland Paris.

Your kids love airplanes. Come to Paris Air Show 2019 on June 17 to 23, 2019. Exhibitors, cabin interiors, flying displays. Location: Le Bourget

SIMP: Salon de la Maison de Poupée on June 10, 2018 at Espace Champerret Paris. Dolls house expo.

Fête de la Musique in Paris is a music festival on June 21st. Free concerts.

Paris Japan Expo: July 5 to 8, 2018. For your kids fans of Manga, video games. Location: Paris Nord-Villepinte.

La Fete des Tuileries is a funfair in Paris in the Jardin des Tuileries.

Paris Plages is a beach along the Seine in Paris until September 2018.

Night at Les Invalides is a sound and light show at the Esplanade des Invalides until September.

Fete a Neu-Neu in September to October. Funfair in the Bois de Boulogne.

European Heritage Days: September 15, 16, 2018. Free entry to buildings generally not opened to the public. 

La Plage de Glazart is a beach opened until September, located at the avenue de la Villette.

Famillathlon is a family sporting event in September on the Champs-de-Mars Paris. 

Kids can Rollerblade on the rooftop of the Tower Montparnasse from October to November.

Kidexpo in October at Paris Expo Porte de Versailles.

Comic Con Paris: October 26 to 28, 2018 at the Grande Halle de la Villette, Parc de la Villette.

Paris Games Week 2018 will be held from October 26 to 30 at Paris Expo Porte de Versailles.

Paris Games Week Symphonic, a concert compiling the most beautiful music of the video game at the Dome de Paris on October 27, 2018.

Salon du chocolate: Paris chocolate Fair October 31 to November 4, 2018 at Paris Porte de Versailles.

Ice Rink at the Eiffel Tower in November through february.

Christmas window displays at the Galeries Lafayette, at the Bon Marche Rive gauche in November December.

Christmas Village and Christmas Markets in Paris on Champs-Elysees avenue, at La Defense, at Notre-Dame Cathedral.

Christmas lights in Paris on the avenue Champs-Elysees, avenue Montaigne

Disney on Ice in December at Le Zenith Paris.

Fun parks in and around Paris 

Parc Asterix from CDG Airport buses run to the park. 
36km north of Paris with an authentic Gaulish Village, a roman Arena and a terrifying roller-coaster. you can watch sword play by musketeers. A lot of fun for children.

Jardin d'acclimatation M/RER Porte Maillot. 
A traditional amusement park located in the Bois de boulogne. Take the petit train (small train). The park has a small zoo, a hall of mirrors, a circus and a puppet theater. 

The Aquaboulevard is the best water park in Paris.

Paris with kids at Disneyland Paris is the most visited park in Paris. Enjoy fun rides, shows and activities for kids. Disneyland Paris is located near Paris. Take the RER to Disneyland, it takes only 45 minutes!

Zoo and aquarium

Parc Zoologique de Paris Vincennes 53 Avenue de Saint-Maurice 75012 Paris. Metro Porte Doree. Open from Monday to Saturday 9 am to 6 pm. Your children will be very happy to watch the acrobatic gibbons, baboons, macaques...

Menagerie du Jardin des Plantes 57 rue Cuvier 75005. Metro Gare d'Austerlitz. This small zoo is fun fun with monkeys, ostriches, flamingos...also a petting zoo. Open every day 9am to 5pm.

Institut Oceanographique 195 rue Saint-Jacques 75005 Paris. Metro Luxembourg. 7 tropical fish aquariums, a tank where you can touch starfish, urchins and crabs.

Paris with kids can be fun, go to a circus in Paris.  

Birthday party in Paris

Looking for a place to celebrate your kid's birthday: find the best ideas for kids' birthday: cooking lessons, painting, museums, parks, circus.

Have fun in Paris with kids!

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Paris Calendar of events


Sporting events


Museums of Paris

The Louvre

Musée d'Orsay

Museum Rodin

Monuments to visit

Arc de Triomphe

Basilica Sacré-Coeur

Eiffel Tower

Churches concerts

Notre-Dame Cathedral



Best Shopping

Le Marais

Galeries Lafayette

Avenue Montaigne

Restaurants in Paris




Events in Parks

Bois de Vincennes

Bois de Boulogne

Jardin du Luxembourg

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Kids events

Palace of Versailles





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Classical music

Philharmonie de Paris

Salle Gaveau


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Eiffel Tower


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